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Bountiful Blessings
Bountiful Blessings
Assists with cleaning products, toiletries
, and personal hygiene items.
Confidential Address
Eligibility: Must have a permanent address with ID as proof. To be eligible for baby items, the recipients child must be under 36 months of age and we require a photo copy of the child's birth certificate.
Hours: Call for information
United Way of Berks County
Volunteer Center
* Connect volunteers to volunteer opportunities.
* Provides information on community service opportunities.
* Administers the Volunteer and Community Involvement Holiday Guide which allows local non profits to post their holiday needs, click here to view current listings
* Provides information on youth volunteer opportunities. Click here for the Summer Youth Guide
25 North Second Street
Suite 101
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Depends on program where people volunteer
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
United Way of Lancaster County
Volunteer Center
Serves as a clearinghouse of information on volunteerism in Lancaster County. Provides the following services:
- Administers Get Connected, a web-based volunteer matching application for individuals, nonprofit agencies and corporations
- Administers Corporate Volunteer Network
- Recruits volunteers for non-profit agencies
- Publishes bi-weekly newspaper column advocating volunteerism
- Promotes volunteer recognition
- Publishes directories listing volunteer opportunities
- Provides volunteer management assistance for agencies
- Administers the Student Volunteer Program which recruits and refers students to summer opportunities
- Recruits volunteers for educational entities, e.g. Service Learning, Book Challenge, H.O.S.T.S., etc.
- Works to connect individuals to Community Service sentence volunteer opportunities
- Serves as link to national organizations addressing volunteerism
- Administers the Holiday Giving Guide which allows local non profits to post their holiday needs, click here to view current listings
- Shoveling Squad - Click here to volunteer
Click here if you know of someone who needs help with snow removal
1910 Harrington Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601
Eligibility: Varies with individual programs
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am through 5:00pm
Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley
Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley
Matches individuals and groups with volunteer opportunities in the Lehigh Valley. Member agencies may access assistance in recruitment, placement, recognition, and training.
Works to connect individuals to Community Service sentence volunteer opportunities.
Customized workshops and consulting services are available to facilitate the implementation of a volunteer program or to enhance an existing program. Fees vary based on the nature/duration of the project.
Donation Connection-Program that matches member agencies to obtain non-monetary items. See website to view needed items and contacts by agency on the Wish List.
Administers Holiday Hope Chests which allows anyone in the community to fill a shoe box with age/gender appropriate items that are then distributed to non-profit agencies in the Lehigh Valley (exclusively) serving children, click here for information
Encourage donations for dress down days in companies--proceeds go to Puerto Rican evacuees
Recruit and mobilizes volunteers
25 West Third Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Eligibility: Individuals interested in volunteering; Organizations interested in posting volunteer opportunities
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
A Woman's Concern
Pregnancy Services
Provides a variety of services including: pregnancy testing; ultrasound exams; pregnancy, parenting, adoption, and abortion education; pregnancy and fetal development information; adoption support and referrals; abortion pill reversal information and referral; emergency material assistance with items like baby clothing, formula, baby wipes, car seats, and diapers; post abortion support; sexual health and relationship education; and referrals for housing and medical assistance.
1102 Millersville Pike
Lancaster, PA 17603
Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
Hours: Monday and Wednesday, 9:00am to 4:00pm; Tuesday, 9:00am to 7:00pm; Thursday, 9:00am to 8:00pm; Friday, 9:00am to 1:30pm
A Woman's Place
Education and Outreach
Helps individuals, families, organizations, and groups understand the issue of domestic violence and how they can be a part of the solution. Promotes safety, justice, and equality through community awareness events workshops, trainings, coalition work, and other programming.
Confidential Address
Eligibility: Residents of Bucks County
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:30pm
24/7 Hotline
AARP Pennsylvania Office
Tax-Aide Volunteer
Provides training to assist in filing taxes.
Confidential Address
Eligibility: Successfully complete free training.
Adams County Office for Aging
Volunteer Opportunity
Collaborates to monitor the water quality in Adams County. Volunteers may conduct monthly chemical testing of samples from area streams. Habitat assessments of aquatic insects occur twice each year.
318 West Middle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
Adams County Office for Aging
Housing Service
Provides a wide range of services to clients, with the interest of at keeping them in their own homes and community for as long as possible and/or practical. Services include adult day care, care management, senior centers, home delivered meals, assessment personal care, and volunteer opportunities.
318 West Middle Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Eligibility: Residents age 60 and older
Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
Adams County Office for Aging
Aging Service
Provides wide range of services designed to work with clients to thrive in the home environment best suited to their needs. Assessment of need is done through our office and we work with volunteers and subcontractors to deliver appropriate service. Some of the services are:
  • Home Delivered Meals A meal is provided to functionally disabled, home-bound or convalescent people age 60+.
    • Personal Care Service Provides personal grooming help - bathing, dressing, feeding, toileting and transferring.
    • Respite CareProgram designed to provide relief to the primary caregiver. Eligibility and hours will be determined in the assessment process.
    • Chore Service Minor home repair may be possible when safety and necessary upkeep is required.
    • Lifeline Alert Services Personal response system to help people live independently. 24 hour monitoring.
    • Protective Services Reports of abuse can be made by calling 717-334-9296 or 800-548-3240 24 hours a day.
  • 318 West Middle Street
    Gettysburg, PA 17325
    Eligibility: Adults age 60 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Adult Literacy Program
    English as a Second Language (ESL)
    Provides adult literacy and English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction in day, evening, and online classes. Offers one-on-one volunteer tutoring to assist with ESL, testing for American citizenship, and attaining a General Equivalency Diploma (GED).
    216 East State Street
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
    Eligibility: Adults age 18 and older
    Hours: Varies; call for details.
    After-the-Bell
    After School Program
    Provides an after-school program with learning experiences in a supervised environment. Students are provided a snack, participate in engaging activities, and are offered a bus ride home. Fall, Winter, and Spring sessions offered.
    195 Sunny Dell Road, Room C106
    Landenberg, PA 19350
    Eligibility:
    • Middle school students (public, charter, and home-schooled)
    • Residents of Kennett Consolidated School District
    Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 2:35pm to 5:00pm
    All Saints Episcopal Church
    Martha's Table Community Meal
    Provides hot meals for takeout on a first come, first served basis.
    129 North Market Street
    Selinsgrove, PA 17870
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monthly 1st, 3rd, and 5th Wednesday, 4:30pm to 5:30pm; closed in December.
    Allegheny County Area Agency on Aging
    Senior Companion Program
    Matches eligible individuals with volunteers for friendly visits and/or phone calls once or twice a week to older adults in need. Senior Companions are volunteers, ages 55 and older.
    2100 Wharton Street, Second Floor
    Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Eligibility: Allegheny County residents; must be 55 and older to volunteer as a Senior Companion, and 60 and older to receive services.
    Hours:
    Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Visits and phone calls are at the mutual convenience of the matched individuals.
    Allegheny Health Network
    Volunteer Program
    Offers adults the various types of volunteer experience within the hospital. Two $500 scholarships are awarded to volunteers from local schools.
    100 Medical Boulevard
    Canonsburg, PA 15317
    Hours: 24-hour service.
    Allegheny Valley Association of Churches
    Faith in Action: Volunteer Assistance for Older Adults
    Recruits volunteers and matches them to older adults and individuals with disabilities for various services, including transportation to medical appointments, errand/shopping assistance, and small tasks around the home.
    1913 Freeport Road
    Natrona Heights, PA 15065
    Eligibility:
    • Individuals with disabilities and adults age 60 and older
    • Residents of Brackenridge, Cheswick, Creighton, East Deer Township, Fawn Township, Frazier Township, Natrona Heights, Russellton, Springdale, Tarentum, and West Deer Township
    Hours: Service Hours: Mutually-agreed times between volunteers and clients
    Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    American Red Cross of Central Pennsylvania
    Volunteer Services
    A volunteer led organization. Provide orientation and training. Opportunities in disaster relief, services to the Armed Forces, Public Affairs, Speakers Bureau, Receptionists, Blood Services, Fund Development and Information Fairs.
    1804 North 6th Street
    Harrisburg , PA 17102
    Eligibility: Based Upon the Various Programs offered
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    American Red Cross of Central Pennsylvania
    Family Support Services
    As of 03/20/2020 and until further notice, due to COVID-19, American Red Cross offices are closed. Open for Blood drives only (if site is an applicable location). All staff and volunteers are working from home.

    Message from American Red Cross:
    Disaster Services:
    - Disaster Services Our response to emergencies in the community will continue. We are operating by practicing social distancing. All volunteers have been supplied with PPE (personal protective equipment). Casework is being conducted remotely by our team of volunteers. We are working on a plan to be able to respond to emergencies remotely.

    Service to Armed Forces:
    - Operating remotely for emergency messaging and casework.

    VA Hospital volunteer activities suspended, per VA hospital guidance.

    Blood Services: As blood drives are cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, the American Red Cross strongly urges healthy individuals to give blood to help patients in need. Through March 19, about 3,300 PA drives have been cancelled resulting in 9,300 fewer blood donations in PA
    - We understand why people may be hesitant to come out for a blood drive, but want to reassure the public that we are taking additional precautions to ensure the safety of our donors and staff:
    - We are checking the temperature of staff and donors before entering a drive to make sure they are healthy.
    - We have hand sanitizer for use before entering the drive, as well as throughout the donation process.
    - We are spacing beds, where possible, to follow social distancing practices between blood donors
    1804 North 6th Street
    Harrisburg , PA 17102
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    American Red Cross of South Central Pennsylvania
    Administrative Office
    Provides relief to victims of disaster. Helps people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies.
    5410 Mount Pisgah Road
    Yorkana, PA 17406
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Angels and Dragonflies Children's Charity
    Resources for Children in Foster Care
    Assists in meeting the needs of children by providing items such as linens, beds, bedding, diapers, diaper bags, bottles, strollers, blankets, car seats, backpacks with toiletries, recycled toys, or guidance to get additional assistance and support.
    160 North Courtland Street
    Stroudsburg, PA 18360
    Eligibility:
    • Children in foster care
    • Residents of Monroe County
    Hours: Monday, 10:00am to 1:00pm; Tuesday, 4:30pm to 6:30pm; Saturday, 11:00am to 4:00pm
    Animal Friends of Westmoreland County
    Animal Shelter
    Helps abandoned, abused and neglected animals. Educates the public to spay and neuter, to spread awareness on pet adoption and to inspire others to become animal advocates.
    216 Depot Street
    Youngwood, PA 15697
    Eligibility: Requirements to adopt a pet available online or by phone.
    Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00pm to 8:00pm
    Antietam Watershed Association
    Environmental Beautification Group
    Promotes conservation of the natural resources of the Antietam Creek Watershed by involving the community in watershed protection through conservation projects, land use planning, and educational programs.
    32 West Main Street
    Waynesboro, PA 17268
    Eligibility: Open to those who want to assist in protecting the Antietam Creek Watershed through conservation projects, land use planning, and education.
    Hours: Call for information
    Arch Street Center
    Social Club
    Provides a membership-based, drop in social center/recreation club for adults with a diagnosed mental illness.
    629 North Market Street
    Lancaster, PA 17603
    Eligibility:
    • Residents of Lancaster County
    • Adults age 18 and older
    • Have received a mental health diagnosis
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 6:30pm; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 6:00pm; includes all holidays.
    Asian Americans United
    Chinese Youth Organizing Project (CYOP)
    Provides a space for Chinese youth to speak their mother language, meet new friends, and develop leadership skills through after-school and summer programs. They address problems they face everyday including language and inclusion barriers.
    1023 Callowhill Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19123
    Eligibility: Serves the Asian American community
    Hours: After-school program: Friday, 4:00pm to 6:00pm
    Summer camp program: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Avon Grove Lions Club
    Book Barn
    Offers used books for adults and children available for sale. All proceeds fund community services.

    Also donates books free of charge to teachers, area school students, as well as libraries and active military service members overseas. Donations of used books and magazines are welcome.
    600 North Baker Station Road
    West Grove, PA 19390
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours:
    Open April through October
    Friday, 4:00pm to 7:00pm
    Saturday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Beaver Springs Fire Company
    Beaver Springs Fire and Rescue Department
    Providing professional fire and rescue services.
    1015 Center Avenue
    Beaver Springs, PA 17812
    Eligibility: Resident of Snyder County
    Hours: 24/7
    Berks Latino Workforce Development Corporation (Tec Centro Berks)
    Education and Job Readiness
    Provides job readiness, skills training, career development, adult basic education, and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes. Also offers Allied health training that includes CNA training, Phlebotomy, and Medical Assistant.
    450 South 6th Street
    Reading, PA 19602
    Eligibility: Residents of Berks County
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Bethany Outreach Center
    Clothes Closet
    Supplies clothes to needy families.

    Also accepts volunteers for Sorting and Hanging and help with clothing distribution on Tuesday and Wednesday during certain times.
    254 East Tenth Street
    Erie, PA 16503
    Eligibility: Families residing on the lower east side of Erie
    Hours: Every Tuesday and Wednesday, 9:00am to 11:00am
    Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh
    Become a Big
    Provides one-to-one youth mentoring programs in which professionally screened and trained volunteers provide guidance, mentoring, and friendship to children. Programs help children become more confident, make healthy decisions, and achieve their fullest potential in life.
    5989 Centre Avenue
    Suite 1
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    Eligibility: Typically ages 21 and older (there may be opportunities for high school and college-aged volunteers)
    Must commit at least one year to the program
    Hours: Mentoring activities often take place outside normal business hours
    Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh
    Become a Big
    Provides one-to-one youth mentoring programs in which professionally screened and trained volunteers provide guidance, mentoring, and friendship to children. Programs help children become more confident, make healthy decisions, and achieve their fullest potential in life.
    90 West Chestnut Street
    Suite 614
    Washington, PA 15301
    Eligibility: Typically ages 21 and older (there may be opportunities for high school and college-aged volunteers)
    Must commit at least one year to the program
    Hours: Mentoring activities often take place outside normal business hours
    Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County
    TEEN
    A group mentoring program for teens ages 13 and older who are already a part of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Designed to teach adult-life skills and help teens prepare for the decisions they will need to make after high school graduation. Meets once a month. It is run by teens.
    303 Windsor Street
    Reading, PA 19601
    Eligibility: Littles- must be at least 13 years of age and a member of the COUL or One-To-One programs

    Bigs- members of the COUL or One-To-One
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; Other hours available by appointment
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Berks County
    Club of Unmatched Littles (COUL)
    A group mentoring program which provides immediate mentoring services to youth upon acceptance to the agency, while the Little awaits a One-To-One match.
    303 Windsor Street
    Reading, PA 19601
    Eligibility: Youth (Little Brothers/Sisters)-
    * must be between the ages of 8 to 15 years old to initiate application* Berks County resident
    * single-parent household (exceptions possible)
    * willing to complete application process
    * willing to attend Empowerment Training
    * have desire to be matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister and to sustain that mentoring match relationship for at least one year
    * capable of deriving some benefit from services of the One-To-One mentoring program.

    Volunteers (Big Bothers/Sisters)
    * must be at least 19 years of age (or 18 and attending college in Berks County)
    * resident of Berks County or attending school in Berks County
    * gainfully employed, self-sufficient or a full time college student
    * have access to a car, possess a valid drivers license, a good driving history and proof of insurance
    * willing to complete the BBBS application and training process
    * willing to make a one-year commitment to the agency and actively participate in one of our mentoring programs
    * willing to attend any support/training workshops or meetings required by our agency
    * willing to cooperate in the supervision/monitoring process of a mentoring match relationship
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; Other hours available by appointment
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeastern Pennsylvania
    Big Brothers Big Sisters
    Provides a one-on-one professionally supported mentor program to help youth reach their full potential.
    190 Welles Street
    Suite 168-170
    Forty Fort, PA 18704
    Eligibility: Youth between 6 and 18 years of age
    Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region
    Site-Based Mentoring Program
    Matches children with caring friends (adults, college students, or high school students) for one-to-one mentoring at local elementary schools and various after school programs throughout the tri-county region. Also offers the Bigs in Blue Program which provides law enforcement mentoring in schools during lunch or recess.
    1519 North 3rd Street
    Harrisburg , PA 17102
    Eligibility: Children and adolescents from age 7 to age 16
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Independence Region
    Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
    Partners with local schools to support LGBTQ youth by recruiting LGBTQ volunteers to be group mentors to high school Gender and Sexuality Alliances. Volunteers attend regular after-school meetings for 12 months and work to help their mentees achieve their goals and realize their full potential.
    123 South Broad Street, Suite 1050
    Philadelphia, PA 19109
    Eligibility:
    • LGBTQ2+ youth
    • Attending school in Chester, Montgomery, or Philadelphia County
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Big Brothers Big Sisters of York and Adams Counties
    Be a Big
    Offers volunteer opportunities for adults wanting to serve as mentors to a child in need.
    227 West Market Street, Suite 102
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility:
    • Adults age 18 and older
    • Residents of Adams and York counties
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Big Impact Group of Schuylkill County
    Youth Programs
    Offers three mentoring programs for children. Volunteer Big Brothers and Big Sisters provide friendship, guidance, support, and encouragement in social, educational, and cultural experiences.
    23 Meadowbrook Drive
    Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972
    Eligibility:
    • Children and/or adolescents from age 6 to age 18
    • Residents of Schuylkill County
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Bird Refuge of York County
    Bird Rehabilitation
    Rehabilitates injured and orphaned herons, egrets, and bitterns, and releases them back into the wild. Also accepts less common, delicate, and state-endangered species of birds.
    1453 First Avenue
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Blair County Community Action Program
    Packing Volunteer Opportunities
    Opportunities available to assist with packing the food items
    2900 Beale Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16602
    Eligibility: Can accommodate individuals or groups over the age of 8 (children under the age of 8 are welcome to come but may not be able to participate in packing)
    Hours: Packing is held every Thursday throughout the school year, unless there is no school Friday. In those cases packing nights are the night before the last day of school that week. Packing begins at 5:00pm, please arrive a few minutes early.
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    526 Main Street
    Bellwood, PA 16617
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 1:00pm to 8:00pm,
    Saturday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    957 Bedford Street
    Claysburg, PA 16625
    Hours: Monday and Thursday, 10:00am to 7:00pm
    Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    Saturday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    1 Furnace Road
    Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:30am to 8:00pm,
    Friday and Saturday, 9:30am to 5:00pm
    , Sunday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    320 East Main Street
    Roaring Spring, PA 16673
    Hours: Monday, 9:00am to 6:30pm, Tuesday through Thursday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    1000 Pennsylvania Avenue
    Tyrone, PA 16686
    Hours: Tuesday, 10:00am to 6:00pm, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    , Thursday, 12:00pm to 7:00pm
    , Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm,
    Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm
    Blair County Library System
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for individuals interested in working as a library assistant.
    511 West 2nd Street
    Entrance in Rear
    Williamsburg, PA 16693
    Blair Senior Services
    Advocacy/Ombudsman
    Volunteer opportunities to work with the Advocacy Program.
    1320 12th Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16601
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Blair Senior Services
    Meals on Wheels Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities to work with the Meals on Wheels Program.
    1320 12th Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16601
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Blair Senior Services
    Senior Companion Program
    Volunteer opportunities to work with the Senior Companion Program. Senior companions help people whose independence is compromised stay in their own homes by providing friendship, emotional support, and care to supplement that provided by family or professional caregivers.
    1320 12th Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16601
    Eligibility: Must be age 55 or older, with income below 200% of federal poverty guidelines. Volunteers must also be willing to provide support service for the special needs of older adults.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
    Eyeglass Donation, Monetary Donations, and Volunteering
    Volunteer opportunities, donation of used/unused eyeglasses, accepts monetary donations as well. Monetary contributions are accepted in the form of cash, check, or money order.
    Confidential Address
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm.
    Blessed Sarnelli Community
    Soup Kitchen
    Operates a soup kitchen that provides meals to those in need. Offers volunteer opportunities. Accepts monetary donations and donations of non-perishable food items.
    2739 Kensington Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday and Friday, 10:00am to 11:00am; Tuesday and Thursday, 5:00pm to 6:30pm; Wednesday, 12:30pm to 1:30pm
    Blessed Sarnelli Community
    The Clothing Room
    Provides clothing to those in need. Offers volunteer opportunities. Accepts monetary donations and donations of toletries and clothing for men and women.
    2739 Kensington Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 5:00pm to 6:30pm
    Blessed Virgin Mary Church and Parish, Darby
    Saint Vincent de Paul Society Food Distribution Program
    Provides food for many people each month.
    1101 Main Street
    Darby, PA 19023
    Eligibility: Darby residents
    Hours: Mondays, 9:00am to 11:00am; Thursdays, 9:00am to 11:00am
    Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge
    Animal Shelter
    Refuge for animals providing shelter and care until forever home can be found.
    974 Lockville Road
    Dallas, PA 18612
    Eligibility: Anyone with a pet to surrender or wanting to adopt a pet.
    Hours: By appointment, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Boy Scouts of America - Pennsylvania Dutch Council
    Boy Scouts of America Lancaster
    Offers scouting opportunities for boys, young men and women on five different levels:
    * Tiger Cubs: A one-year, family-centered program for first grade boys and one or more adult family members. True to its motto: "Search, discover, share," this program stresses fun activities and strengthening family bonds while helping children build confidence and self-esteem.
    * Cub Scouts: A family-centered program for boys in second through fifth grade. This program capitalizes on a boy's natural interests which fosters self-esteem and teaches cooperation and the meaning of healthy competition through sports, games, crafts, skill building, recognition, camping and fun.
    * Scouts BSA: A troop and patrol-centered program for boys and girls in sixth grade through senior high school. This program builds self-esteem, resourcefulness, and leadership skills through a blend of outdoor experiences, educational and instructional skills, recognition, value building and fun.
    * Varsity Scouts: For boys 14-17 years of age. A modification of traditional Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting has five program fields of emphasis: advancement, high adventure, personal development, community service and special events. Organization is built around the team concept
    * Exploring: A unique and flexible co-ed program for young men and women, 14 through 20 years of age. Its aim is to help youth make intelligent decisions about their future by giving them in-depth exposure to a variety of careers. Participate in exciting, adult-style, social, outdoor and community activities

    Additional programs include:
    * Summer day and resident camp experiences providing campcraft and handicraft skills, nature programs and fellowship.
    * High Adventure Programs are made available to boys, ages 13 and older, to such places as the Florida Keys, Rocky Mountains, and New Mexico
    * Participation in National and International Jamborees

    Programs are held in local communities, as well as at the J. Edward Mack and Bashore Scout Reservations.
    630 Janet Avenue
    Lancaster, PA 17601
    Eligibility: Must meet membership requirements as set by the National Council
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Brandywine Valley SPCA
    Community Service Program
    Promotes the welfare and humane treatment of animals and serves as an advocate on their behalf.
    1212 Phoenixville Pike
    West Chester, PA 19380
    Eligibility: Residents of Chester County
    Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 12:00pm to 7:00pm; Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 to 5:00pm
    Briar Bush Nature Center
    Environmental Education and Recreation Resources
    Features short but rugged trails, a bird observatory cabin, and nature museum. Offers a wide variety of fun and educational programs for individuals and groups of all ages, including hikes, animal encounters, birthday parties, and summer camps.
    1212 Edge Hill Road
    Abington, PA 19001
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions to access facilities; call for information on specific programming.
    Hours: Trails: Daily, dawn to dusk.
    Facilities: Daily, 10:00am to 4:00pm, except on major holidays.
    Bridge of Hope Chester County
    Neighboring Volunteers
    Recruits volunteers from local churches to help single women with children in the community who are at risk of homelessness. Volunteers use their personal and professional networks to help clients with finding housing, employment, job training, childcare, transportation, medical providers, household furnishings, meals, and other resources to support the family’s long-term success.
    Confidential Address
    Eligibility: Any interested person connected to a local parish that participates with Bridge of Hope
    Hours: Call or email for information.
    Brookline Teen Outreach Center
    Community Service and Civic Outreach
    Provides opportunities for youth to engage in community service and civic engagement activities.

    Projects are conducted in partnership with Scouting organizations, local non-profits, and local & state government officials as well as other community service professionals. Individuals and organizations are welcome to reach out to administrative staff to plan an event.
    520 Brookline Boulevard
    Pittsburgh, PA 15226
    Eligibility: Programs are available to youth age 10 to 18.

    Call for information about opportunities to work with the Center on a service project.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 6:00pm.
    Some activities may take place outside normal Center operational hours.
    Brother's Brother Foundation
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Welcomes individuals, corporations, and community groups to volunteer to help sort and send supplies to developing countries.
    1200 Galveston Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be age 14 and older; no drug convictions.
    Hours: Hours of volunteer events vary. Please call to discuss.
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Foster Grandparents
    Foster Grandparents are classroom volunteers that share their time to enhance the quality of life of children and youth in preschools, Head Start centers and schools. Provides per hour stipend, meals while volunteering, mileage/transportation, clearances and training.
    220 Main Street
    Unit 2
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be income eligible and 55 years or older and able to serve 5 to 40 hours per week 9 months of the year. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Volunteer Programs
    Offers individuals of all ages rewarding opportunities to help in our Senior Community Centers, and to serve as Home-Delivered Meal Drivers, Friendly Visitors, Telephone Reassurance Volunteers, Volunteer Ombudsmen, Foster Grandparents, Prime Time Health Program Leaders and PA Medi counselors.
    220 Main Street
    Unit 2
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Eligibility: Open to all ages
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    PA MEDI
    PA MEDI volunteers helps a beneficiary understand and enroll in their Medicare and other health insurance benefits, explain and enroll in the Medicare prescription benefit, files appeals, assists with billing/claim issues, and apply for eligibility assistance program that may help lower Medicare costs. Volunteer training provided.
    220 Main Street
    Unit 2
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Eligibility: All Medicare beneficiaries.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30 pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Senior Companion Program
    Provides assistance to older adults with various health issues or simply needing companionship. Supports socialization, helps prepare lunch, play a game, read, or accompany senior to events or appointments. Senior companions are matched with clients according to needs, abilities, and distance.
    220 Main Street
    Unit 2
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be 55 years of age or older, able to serve between 5 and 40 hours a week , and meet income criteria. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Foster Grandparents
    Foster Grandparents are classroom volunteers that share their time to enhance the quality of life of children and youth in preschools, Head Start centers and schools. Provides per hour stipend, meals while volunteering, mileage/transportation, clearances and training.
    245 Muncy Street,
    Suite 205
    Laporte, PA 18626
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be income eligible and 55 years or older and able to serve 5 to 40 hours per week 9 months of the year. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Volunteer Program
    Offers individuals of all ages rewarding opportunities to help in our Senior Community Centers, and to serve as Home-Delivered Meal Drivers, Friendly Visitors, Telephone Reassurance Volunteers, Volunteer Ombudsmen, Foster Grandparents, Prime Time Health Program Leaders and PA-MEDI counselors.
    245 Muncy Street,
    Suite 205
    Laporte, PA 18626
    Eligibility: Open to all ages.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    PA MEDI
    Helps a beneficiary understand and enroll in their Medicare and other health insurance benefits, explain and enroll in the Medicare prescription benefit, files appeals, assists with billing/claim issues, and apply for eligibility assistance program that may help lower Medicare costs. Volunteer training provided.
    245 Muncy Street,
    Suite 205
    Laporte, PA 18626
    Eligibility: All Medicare beneficiaries
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    BSST Sullivan Co Area Agency on Aging - Senior Companion Program
    Provides assistance to older adults with various health issues or simply needing companionship. Supports socialization, helps prepare lunch, play a game, read, or accompany senior to events or appointments. Senior companions are matched with clients according to needs, abilities, and distance.
    245 Muncy Street,
    Suite 205
    Laporte, PA 18626
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be 55 years of age or older, able to serve between 5 and 40 hours a week , and meet income criteria. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Volunteer Programs
    Offers individuals of all ages rewarding opportunities to help in our Senior Community Centers, and to serve as Home-Delivered Meal Drivers, Friendly Visitors, Telephone Reassurance Volunteers, Volunteer Ombudsmen, Foster Grandparents, Prime Time Health Program Leaders and PA-Medi counselors.
    157 Spruce Street, Suite 1
    Montrose, PA 18801
    Eligibility: Open to all ages.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Foster Grandparents
    Foster Grandparents are classroom volunteers that share their time to enhance the quality of life of children and youth in preschools, Head Start centers and schools. Provides per hour stipend, meals while volunteering, mileage/transportation, clearances and training.
    157 Spruce Street, Suite 1
    Montrose, PA 18801
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be income eligible and 55 years or older and able to serve 5 to 40 hours per week 9 months of the year. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Senior Companion Program
    Provides assistance to older adults with various health issues or simply needing companionship. Supports socialization, helps prepare lunch, play a game, read, or accompany senior to events or appointments. Senior companions are matched with clients according to needs, abilities, and distance.
    157 Spruce Street, Suite 1
    Montrose, PA 18801
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be 55 years of age or older, able to serve between 5 and 40 hours a week , and meet income criteria. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    PA MEDI
    PA MEDI volunteers helps a beneficiary understand and enroll in their Medicare and other health insurance benefits, explain and enroll in the Medicare prescription benefit, files appeals, assists with billing/claim issues, and apply for eligibility assistance program that may help lower Medicare costs. Volunteer training provided.
    157 Spruce Street, Suite 1
    Montrose, PA 18801
    Eligibility: All Medicare beneficiaries.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Foster Grandparents
    Foster Grandparents are classroom volunteers that share their time to enhance the quality of life of children and youth in preschools, Head Start centers and schools. Provides per hour stipend, meals while volunteering, mileage/transportation, clearances and training.
    48 Plaza Lane
    Wellsboro, PA 16901
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be income eligible and 55 years or older and able to serve 5 to 40 hours per week 9 months of the year. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Senior Companion Program
    Provides assistance to older adults with various health issues or simply needing companionship. Supports socialization, helps prepare lunch, play a game, read, or accompany senior to events or appointments. Senior companions are matched with clients according to needs, abilities, and distance.
    48 Plaza Lane
    Wellsboro, PA 16901
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be 55 years of age or older, able to serve between 5 and 40 hours a week , and meet income criteria. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    PA MEDI
    PA MEDI volunteers helps a beneficiary understand and enroll in their Medicare and other health insurance benefits, explain and enroll in the Medicare prescription benefit, files appeals, assists with billing/claim issues, and apply for eligibility assistance program that may help lower Medicare costs. Volunteer training provided.
    48 Plaza Lane
    Wellsboro, PA 16901
    Eligibility: All Medicare beneficiaries.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30 pm
    BSST Area Agency On Aging
    Volunteer Program
    Offers individuals of all ages rewarding opportunities to help in our Senior Community Centers, and to serve as Home-Delivered Meal Drivers, Friendly Visitors, Telephone Reassurance Volunteers, Volunteer Ombudsmen, Foster Grandparents, Prime Time Health Program Leaders and PA Medi counselors.
    48 Plaza Lane
    Wellsboro, PA 16901
    Eligibility: Open to all ages.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Bucks County Department of Health
    Bucks County Medical Reserve Corps (BC-MRC)
    Organizes and trains community volunteers to supplement the efforts of the full-time emergency response personnel, providing additional aid during emergencies.
    1282 Almshouse Road
    Neshaminy Manor Center
    Doylestown, PA 18901
    Eligibility: Adults age 18+ who pass a criminal background check
    Hours: Administrative Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
    Program hours vary; call for information.
    Burn Prevention Network
    Fire and Burn Safety
    Spreads awareness of fire and burn safety and prevention through a wide range of educational programs for the general public. Also develops awareness programs for specific populations, such as emergency services personnel and professional caregivers.
    1275 Glenlivet Drive, Suite 100-628
    Allentown, PA 18106
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Butler County Family YMCA
    Recreational Activites
    Provides health and social services to families. Offers independent living classes for older adults, child care, and a variety of heath and fitness resources.
    339 North Washington Street
    Butler, PA 16001
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 5:00am to 10:00pm
    Friday and Saturday, 5:00am to 9:00pm
    Sunday, 11:00am to 6:00pm
    Butler County Family YMCA
    Reach and Rise Group Youth Mentoring
    Provides a therapeutic group youth mentoring program. Mentors utilize evidence-based curriculum and oversee group activities.
    339 North Washington Street
    Butler, PA 16001
    Eligibility: Children and adolescents from age 6 to age 17
    Hours: One day per week, 5:00pm to 7:00pm; fall and spring sessions run 16 weeks, summer sessions run 8 weeks
    Cambria County Area Agency on Aging
    Aging Services
    Provides comprehensive senior services which include information and referral/assistance, outreach, case/care management, escort, transportation, homemaker/chores, personal care, home repair and rehabilitation, and home delivered meals.
    110 Franklin Street, Suite 400
    Johnstown, PA 15901
    Eligibility: Adults age 60 and older.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Capital Area Pregnancy Centers
    Material Support Services
    Offers the following Material Support Services: Earn-a-Crib Program - After completing just 6 sessions, clients are eligible to receive a new or gently used crib, Free Diapers - an emergency dozen of diapers when clients are in a pinch, Free Clothing - maternity clothing and children's clothing from infant to 12 month. This service relies on donations given by generous folks in the community.
    Newborn Baby Layettes - Available to clients who have visited our center during their pregnancy.


    Note: Our free material support services are available thanks to donations from caring people in our community. Some donations include: Strollers, Infant Swings, High Chairs, Playpens, & Infant Toys. If we have an item you need, we would be delighted to help you meet that need.
    2515 Gettysburg Road
    Camp Hill, PA 17011
    Eligibility: Must be a client, participating in program and/or classes
    Hours: Monday, 9:00am to 6:00pm; Tuesday, 10:00am to 7:00pm, Wednesday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Thursday, 9:00am to 7:00pm; Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Caring Hospice Services
    Hospice Services
    Provides several hospice services including pain management, assistance with personal care, coping, psycho-social needs, complementary therapies, assistance with activities of daily living, nursing care, bereavement services, and volunteer help.
    400 Commerce Drive, Suite C
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    Eligibility:
    • Individuals who are terminally or seriously ill
    • Residents of Southeastern Pennsylvania
    Hours: Hospice Care: 24/7; Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    CASA of Lancaster and Lebanon Counties
    CASA of Lancaster and Lebanon Counties
    CASA Volunteers are citizens who are trained to advocate for the best interest of children in the foster care system. They are assigned to a child or sibling group and get to know the child, as well as biological parents, resource parents, caseworkers, teachers, therapists, and doctors. They meet with the parties on their case regularly, write reports to the court, and attend hearings to testify to what is in the child's best interest. They investigate, facilitate, advocate, and monitor throughout the life of the case, until the child achieves a safe and permanent home.
    120 North Shippen Street
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    Eligibility: Children of any age who are engaged in the family court system due to abuse or neglect.
    Must be 21 years of age or older. Must attend an information session, complete an application, provide three references and interview. Must complete a PA Criminal Background Check, a PA Child Abuse History Clearance, FBI Fingerprinting and a Mandated Reporter Training, in addition to other bacground clearances run by staff.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    CASA of Luzerne County
    CASA
    Provides a network volunteers to represent the best interests of children in their respective communities. Provides an advocate to help amplify their voice and make sure they are safe, secure,and given the opportunity to thrive.
    667 South River Street
    Plains, PA 18705
    Eligibility: Children who are in the dependency court system in Luzerne County
    Hours: Volunteer hours are scheduled
    Casa San Jose
    Latino Community Resource Center

    Provides social services to the growing population of Latino immigrants in and out of Allegheny County. Provides aid to Latino families based on their individual needs and youth tutoring and mentoring.
    2116 Broadway Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15216
    Eligibility: Primarily for the Latino community in Pittsburgh.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Catholic Charities Diocese of Allentown
    Parish Outreach/Lay Leadership Program
    Develop and support parish lay leaders. Train and support parish volunteers. Prime Time Clubs meet and focus on the intellectual, spiritual, social and economic needs of members.
    402 West Chew Street
    Allentown, PA 18102
    Eligibility: Individuals and families regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, political affiliation, disability, or limited English proficiency
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Catholic Harvest Food Pantry
    Food Pantry
    Provides emergency food and Senior food box distribution once a month. Offers personal care items and diapers. Seeks volunteers.
    628 East Market Street
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Must meet income guidelines, call for information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:00pm to 7:00pm; Monthly 1st and 3rd Thursday, 9:00am to 12:00pm; Monthly 4th Monday, 3:45pm to 4:45pm; Monthly 4th Friday, 3:45pm to 4:45pm
    Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton (CSS)
    Soup Kitchen
    Provides a free, hot, nutritious meal daily. Volunteers welcomed.
    39 East Jackson Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
    Eligibility: Open to all, no eligibility requirement.
    Hours: Daily (including weekends and holidays), 11:00am and 12:30pm
    Center for Animal Health and Welfare
    Volunteer and Donation Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities are available -- volunteers, age 12-17, must be accompanied by a parent. Donations of animal care items and pet food are accepted anytime.
    1165 Island Park Road
    Easton, PA 18042
    Center for Community Action
    Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
    Provides volunteer opportunities for Seniors at local non-profit organizations.
    1216 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
    Suite 301
    Altoona, PA 16602
    Eligibility: Must be age 55 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Center in the Park
    Center Services
    Offers an extensive life-long learning curriculum, a vibrant arts and humanities program, a rewarding intergenerational program and a wide array of trip opportunities and evidence-based health promotion and wellness programs, including an on-site fitness center. Center programs also offer diverse groups of people opportunities to connect and to better understand each other.
    5818 Germantown Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    Eligibility: Membership eligibility: Adults age 55+
    Hours: Administration Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Center in the Park
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Offers volunteer opportunities in several areas of the organizations operations and services.
    5818 Germantown Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Administration Hours:
    Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Saturday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Central PA Humane Society
    Volunteering
    Offers variety of volunteer experiences, 365 days of the year.
    1837 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard
    Altoona, PA 16602
    Hours: Volunteer orientations are held every Thursday at 5:30pm, and the second and fourth Saturday of each month at 10:00am.
    Central Pennsylvania Food Bank
    Food Bank Services
    Solicits surplus food from local industry and effectively distribute these foods through a network of community organizations including food pantries, soup kitchens, and shelters.

    Provides SNAP outreach services, facilitating client eligibility screenings, and COMPASS applications.

    3908 Corey Road
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    Eligibility: Referrals are provided for pantry services based upon household zip code. Consumers are provided services at no fee.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Central Susquehanna Sight Services
    Volunteer Paratransit Drivers
    Volunteers are needed to assist in driving individuals who are visually impaired or blind. Mileage reimbursement available.
    348 Market Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    Eligibility: Call for information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Centre County Human Services - Office of Aging
    Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
    Connects a volunteer’s skills, talents, experience and availability to non-profit programs and agencies that need help.
    420 Holmes Street
    Suite 245
    Bellefonte, PA 16823
    Eligibility: Adults age 55 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Centre County Human Services - Office of Aging
    Telephone Touch Reassurance Program
    Connects people who are either living alone or may not have daily contact with others to a friendly, trusted volunteer.
    420 Holmes Street
    Suite 245
    Bellefonte, PA 16823
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Centre County Youth Service Bureau
    Big Brothers Big Sisters
    Provides mentoring relationships between trained volunteers and youth in Centre County. Offers site-based and community- based options.
    325 West Aaron Drive
    State College, PA 16803
    Eligibility: Children and/or adolescents from age 5 to age 16
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Centre Hall - Potter Township Food Pantry
    Food Pantry Donations and Volunteering
    Opportunities to volunteer and/or donate to the food pantry. Volunteers assist with packing and preparing food boxes for pick-up.
    127 North Pennsylvania Avenue
    Centre Hall, PA 16828
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Food pantry operates the third Tuesday of each month (excluding August) from 1:30pm to 3:00pm. Volunteers arrive the morning of the pantry.
    Centre Helps
    Hotline Counselor Volunteer Opportunities
    Offers volunteer opportunities and training to become a hotline counselor
    410 South Fraser Street
    State College, PA 16801
    Eligibility: For those interested in being a hotline counselor, an application must be completed
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm
    Centre Helps
    Community Service Opportunities
    Welcomes individuals or groups needing to fulfill service hours
    410 South Fraser Street
    State College, PA 16801
    Eligibility: Call main office for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm
    Charitable Deeds and Services
    Clothing and Furniture Giveaway
    Serves people seeking clothing, furniture and other items.

    Also, looking for volunteers to help on distribution days as well as looking for someone to help pick up furniture.
    260 Highpoint Road
    Knox, PA 16232
    Eligibility: Must be income eligible.
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm
    Chester County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired
    Vision Support
    Offers monthly virtual support groups, on-site vision support services, trainings, and informal group meetings. Loans vision-related assistive technology, conducts eye exams, and supplies eyeglasses for those who cannot afford them through referrals or funding. Also provides employment opportunities for individuals who are legally blind, and public education to prevent blindness and vision impairment.
    71 South 1st Avenue
    Coatesville, PA 19320
    Eligibility:
    • Residents of Chester County
    • Individuals who are blind or visually impaired
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm
    Chester County Food Bank
    Raised Bed Garden Program
    Provides gardening education, seedlings, and construction support to volunteer-run gardens. Harvests are gathered and distributed to local food cupboards where, along with non-perishable food items, residents who are hungry or food insecure can get the food they need.
    650 Pennsylvania Drive
    Exton, PA 19341
    Eligibility: Non-profit organizations in Chester County that actively engage households at risk of food insecurity
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Program hours vary; call or email for more information.
    Chester County Food Bank
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Provides volunteer opportunities including helping at a partnering farm or garden, in the commercial kitchen, in the warehouse, or in the office.
    650 Pennsylvania Drive
    Exton, PA 19341
    Eligibility: Persons age 12+
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Program hours may vary; visit the website and consult the schedule for details.
    Chester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Covid-19 Volunteers
    The Chester County Health Department is actively recruiting dedicated medical professionals and non-medical volunteers to join the MRC team.
    601 Westtown Road
    Suite 290
    West Chester, PA 19380
    Chevra
    Vision
    Provides young professionals opportunities for social, cultural, educational, spiritual, and volunteer experiences relevant to their Jewish identities. Also offers personal matchmaking service for singles (through matchmaker Jessica Erlbaum).
    2002 Ludlow Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Eligibility: Members of the Jewish community ages 20 to 39
    Hours: Irregular - call for details
    Child Hunger Outreach Partners
    Child Hunger Outreach Partners
    Provides food programs such as, Pop up Pantries, in-school self-served pantry, student backpack program and summer feeding programs.
    2 Elizabeth Street
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Eligibility: Students 8 to 17 years old. No income restrictions.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 2:00pm
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Reach Out and Read
    Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national pediatric early literacy program. The mission of Reach Out and Read is to make literacy promotion a standard part of pediatric primary care, so that children grow up with books and a love of reading. Reach Out and Read trains doctors and nurses to advise parents about the importance of reading aloud and to give new books to children at pediatric well visits (check-ups) from 6 months to 5 years of age, with a special focus on children growing up in poverty. By building on the unique relationship between parents and medical providers, Reach Out and Read helps families and communities encourage early literacy skills so children enter school prepared for success in reading.
    34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Reach Out and Read - Burlington Township
    Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national pediatric early literacy program. The mission of Reach Out and Read is to make literacy promotion a standard part of pediatric primary care, so that children grow up with books and a love of reading. Reach Out and Read trains doctors and nurses to advise parents about the importance of reading aloud and to give new books to children at pediatric well visits (check-ups) from 6 months to 5 years of age, with a special focus on children growing up in poverty. By building on the unique relationship between parents and medical providers, Reach Out and Read helps families and communities encourage early literacy skills so children enter school prepared for success in reading.
    2006 Salem Road
    Burlington Township, NJ 8016
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Reach Out and Read - Cobbs Creek
    Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national pediatric early literacy program. The mission of Reach Out and Read is to make literacy promotion a standard part of pediatric primary care, so that children grow up with books and a love of reading. Reach Out and Read trains doctors and nurses to advise parents about the importance of reading aloud and to give new books to children at pediatric well visits (check-ups) from 6 months to 5 years of age, with a special focus on children growing up in poverty. By building on the unique relationship between parents and medical providers, Reach Out and Read helps families and communities encourage early literacy skills so children enter school prepared for success in reading.
    225 Cobbs Creek Parkway
    Philadelphia, PA 19139
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Reach Out and Read - University City
    Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national pediatric early literacy program. The mission of Reach Out and Read is to make literacy promotion a standard part of pediatric primary care, so that children grow up with books and a love of reading. Reach Out and Read trains doctors and nurses to advise parents about the importance of reading aloud and to give new books to children at pediatric well visits (check-ups) from 6 months to 5 years of age, with a special focus on children growing up in poverty. By building on the unique relationship between parents and medical providers, Reach Out and Read helps families and communities encourage early literacy skills so children enter school prepared for success in reading.
    39th and Chestnut Streets
    St. Leonard's Court, Suite 110
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Reach Out and Read - South Philadelphia
    Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national pediatric early literacy program. The mission of Reach Out and Read is to make literacy promotion a standard part of pediatric primary care, so that children grow up with books and a love of reading. Reach Out and Read trains doctors and nurses to advise parents about the importance of reading aloud and to give new books to children at pediatric well visits (check-ups) from 6 months to 5 years of age, with a special focus on children growing up in poverty. By building on the unique relationship between parents and medical providers, Reach Out and Read helps families and communities encourage early literacy skills so children enter school prepared for success in reading.
    1900 South Broad Street
    2nd Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19145
    Choosing Integrity
    Inmate Re-entry Services
    Provides justice-involved people with education and prevention programming, mentorship, treatment services, and advocacy resulting in enhanced relational skills and reintegration within the community. Volunteers assist with fundraising events and/or grant writing.
    105 West High Street
    Milford, PA 18337
    Eligibility:
    • Residents of Pike County
    • In custody and/or recently released from Pike County Correctional Facility
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Church of the Good Shepherd
    Family Closet Donation Opportunities
    Accepts donations of new and gently worn clothing as well as hygiene products for the familly closet. For those interested in volunteering to sort and staff the family closet, please contact the church office.
    1650 Clay Avenue
    Tyrone, PA 16686
    Hours: Church office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Family Closet is open Saturdays, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Citizens Against Physical, Sexual and Emotional Abuse
    Cameron / Elk Coordinated Entry (General and Domestic Violence)
    Use this service for Coordinated Entry in Cameron or Elk Counties for General or Domestic Violence Assessment for Homelesness or housing crisis.
    28 Morgan Avenue
    Ridgway, PA 15853
    Eligibility: Call for more information.
    Hours: Office number: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
    Hotline: 24/7
    City Year Philadelphia
    City Year Philadelphia - AmeriCorps Service
    Provides Community Engagement Projects which include:
    - Painting murals
    - Planting gardens
    - Creating play spaces
    - Renovating schools
    - Refurbishing community centers
    - Engaging community members, helping share the power of service
    211 North 13th Street
    Suite 100
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 6:00pm
    Civil Air Patrol
    Civil Air Patrol
    Benevolent Auxiliary of the US Air Force.
    Click here to find a local squadron

    Services include:
    Search and Rescue
    - Civil Air Patrol volunteers conduct more than 90% of all search and rescue missions assigned by the US Air Force saving an average of 150 lives each year.
    - Civil Air Patrol participates in Disaster Relief operations along with FEMA, PEMA, Red Cross, Coast Guard, local first responders and more.
    - Members receive training in wilderness survival, first aid, field transportation and communications.
    - Civil Air Patrol has the largest civilian single-engine aircraft fleet in the world.

    Cadet Program (age 12 through 20)
    - Cadets learn leadership, character development and aviation subjects.
    - Cadets participate in Search and Rescue training and missions.
    - Orientation flights are offered to each cadet.
    - National and international special activities include pilot (powered, glider and balloon) training, leadership schools and exchanges.
    - Qualifying cadets receive promotions on enlistment in the Air Force.

    Aerospace Education
    - STEM training kits for teachers.
    - State, Regional and National training and competition.
    - Speakers Bureau.

    110 Millport Road
    Second Floor, Suite V
    Lititz, PA 17543
    Eligibility: Cadets: 12-20 years old and parent permission
    Adults (senior members): 18 years plus child protection clearances
    - Senior members will be trained in mission specialties and cadet program management.
    - Pilots will be qualified to fly Civil Air Patrol aircraft (mostly Cessna 172)
    - Chaplains must be licensed clergy
    - Legal officers must be members of the Bar Association
    - Other professions must meet professional qualifications.
    - NCO ranks limited to prior service military only
    Hours: Jesse Jones Composite Squadron 304 meets Mondays at 7:00pm at Lancaster Municipal Airport and conducts at lease one week-end per month at various locations
    Claysburg Area Food Bank
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for those interested in helping out at the Claysburg Area Food Bank.
    577 Bedford Street
    Lower Level
    Claysburg, PA 16625
    Eligibility: Must reside in Freedom, Greenfield, Kimmel or Taylor Townships or the Borough of Roaring Spring.
    Hours: Every Thursday from 9:00am to 11:30am. On the third Thursday of each month, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.
    Clinton County Government
    VA Transportation
    A van is available for transportation for appointments to the James E. VanZandt Medical Center in Altoona, and the community based outreach center in State College. Volunteer Drivers welcomed.
    217 North Jay Street
    Lock Haven, PA 17745
    Eligibility: Current military, Veterans
    Hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and Wednesdays from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm
    Clinton County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
    SPCA
    Cares for the needs of lost, hurt, or unwanted animals and educates present and future pet owners on the responsibility of owning a pet. The shelter takes in stray or lost animals at no charge and accepts pet animals for a surrender fee. Once the animals are signed over to the shelter the staff takes on the responsibility of finding loving new homes or the owner of those animals that have been lost.
    33 Mill Hill Road
    Lock Haven, PA 17745
    Eligibility: Pets within service area.
    Hours: By appointment only. Monday through Friday, 12noon to 6:00pm
    Clinton County United Way
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Volunteer opportunities for the annual United Way campaign, Day of Action: helping senior citizens in the community twice a year; data entry and more.
    8 North Grove Street
    Suite P
    Lock Haven, PA 17745
    Eligibility: Clinton county volunteers
    Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00am to 4:30ppm
    Clover Creek Church of the Brethren
    John's Way Medical Equipment Ministries
    Opportunities to volunteer at John's Way. Also accepts donations of medical equipment in good working order.
    137 Church Hill Lane
    Martinsburg, PA 16662
    Hours: Hours Vary.
    Colonial Neighborhood Council
    Emergency Aid
    Provides emergency aid and referrals to help individuals and families who are facing short-term emergencies. Also runs the Meals on Wheels program, with volunteers delivering daily meals to homebound clients.
    107 East Fourth Avenue
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    Eligibility: Residents of Conshohocken and Plymouth Whitemarsh (Plymouth Meeting)
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 4:30am to 12:00pm
    Columbia - Montour Aging Office
    Volunteers
    Volunteer programs provide a varied array of opportunities for older adults to serve other older adults and their community at large. This program also provides opportunities for persons of all ages to participate in providing services to older adults.
    702 Sawmill Road
    Suite 201
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    Eligibility: Volunteer of all ages
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Columbia Christmas Ladies
    Christmas Meal
    Provides a free Christmas meal to older adults (no children). Pick up only.
    10th and Manor Street
    Columbia, PA 17512
    Eligibility:
    • Adults age 55 and older
    • Residents of Lancaster County
    Hours: Sunday, December 25, 2022, 11:00am to noon
    Commission on Economic Opportunity (CEO)
    Weinberg NE Regional Food Bank
    Regional Food Bank distributing food to area food pantries.
    185 Research Drive
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Eligibility: All volunteers are welcomed.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:0pm
    Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
    Domestic Violence Services of Lancaster County
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    Provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic violence and their children including:
    - Emergency shelter
    - 24-hour telephone hotline
    - Crisis-oriented counseling, both on-site and off-site (by request to victims in rural Lancaster County)
    - Individual and group counseling for victims
    - A free, limited, on-site health clinic operated by a licensed Nurse Practitioner (available to residents and their dependent children)
    - Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (DVLC), located at 35 East Orange Street Lancaster, which provides legal assistance to victims of domestic violence
    - Bridge Housing Program, a 10 apartment transitional facility for former shelter residents, providing additional housing for up to 12 months.
    - Community Education: Presentations and training in the area of domestic violence are provided to agencies, schools, business, church and civic groups. Topics covered include: domestic violence, dating violence, healthy relationships, self esteem and workplace violence
    - Support groups: For victims who have experienced abuse (physical, emotional, mental) in an intimate relationship. Victims have an opportunity to share their stories and learn from each other in a supportive and confidential environment.
    - Volunteers: Hold an extensive 40-hour volunteer training program for persons wishing to assist the shelter in its work with victims of domestic violence.

    Staff and volunteers provides presentations on domestic violence to the general public; elementary, junior and senior high school programs; and offers community training to social services agencies.
    Confidential Address
    Eligibility: Any victim of domestic violence
    Hours: Assistance, hotline and residence: 24/7; Domestic Violence Legal Clinic: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Community CARES
    Coordinated Entry System
    Serves as a homeless drop in center and a community shelter. Offers access to public showers. Assists with rent payment assistance and street outreach program. Seeks volunteers and food donations.
    50 West Penn Street
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    Eligibility: People who are living in a place that is not intended for human habitation such as a vehicle or a hotel paid for by charitable organizations
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Community Classrooms
    Virtual Learning Assistance Hub
    Provides space where elementary students can continue their online education at a host site in their local community with support from adult volunteers when staying at home isn’t feasible and going to school isn’t an option.
    Eligibility: Students in the Lancaster School District
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 11:00am
    Community Progress Council, Inc.
    Foster Grandparent Program
    Program is a subsidized, National Service Program for low to moderate income adults age 55 and over. Participants are placed in classroom settings throughout the county, where they tutor special and/or exceptional needs children one-on-one for 15 to 20 hours per week.
    226 East College Avene
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Volunteers must be 55 years or older and not exceed 200 percent of the federal poverty guidelines. Participants must commit to serving 15 to 20 hours a week and submit to required background checks
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Community Warehouse Project of Chester County
    Furniture and Funds Donations
    Accepts donations of furniture, household goods, and funds. Also offers volunteer opportunities.
    PO Box 218
    West Chester, PA 19380
    Eligibility: Check website for updated list of accepted items.
    Hours: By appointment only
    Compassus Hospice
    Hospice Care Services
    Offers nursing care, home care aides, social work, spiritual counseling, and volunteers under the direction of the Medical Director.
    1578 Interstate Drive
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Call for information
    Conestoga Valley Christian Community Services (CVCCS)
    Clothing Bank
    Provides the following items (when available):

    * clothing for men, women, children and infants

    * shoes and coats

    * socks and new underwear

    * baby blankets and layettes

    * Bibles (English/Spanish)
    2420 Gehman Lane
    Building 1000
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    Eligibility: Clients residing in Lancaster County who are referred only
    Hours: By appointment only
    CONTACT Altoona
    Helpline Volunteer Opportunities
    Opportunities for people wishing to volunteer to staff the helpline.
    2729 8th Avenue
    Altoona, PA 16602
    Eligibility:
    • Must be at least 18 years of age at time of application
    • Have a minimum of high-school education or equivalency
    • Successful completion of the Initial Training Program
    • Successful completion of phone room apprenticeship
    • Have not utilized the services of CONTACT Altoona within the past year
    Hours: 24/7
    Coraopolis Community Development Corporation
    Community Gardening
    Provides volunteer opportunities for members of the community to develop gardening skills and teach children about assisting those in need. Produce is given to the CCDC Food Pantry for local families in need.
    411 Broadway Street
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions.
    Hours: Seasonal; call for information.
    Council For The Arts
    Local Artist Exhibits, Art Classes, Public Art, Cultural Events
    Offers kids, teen, and adult classes.
    103 North Main Street
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: Individuals from age 6 and older
    Hours: Wednesday and Thursday, 12:00pm to 5:00pm; Friday, 12:00pm to 6:00pm; Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm
    Council For The Arts
    Art Camps
    Offers art camp with themes that involves many different media (paint, markers, pastels, oil pastels and 3-D constructions, etc), providing an emphasis on creativity, techniques (painting, drawing in different media, construction, printmaking, composition, etc), some history/art history, and fun!
    103 North Main Street
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Friday, 12:00pm to 5:00pm;
    Saturday, 10:00am to 2:00pm
    Council For The Arts
    Icefest
    Offers a variety of events are throughout the four-day festival, with the chance to explore the best of Chambersburg and experience the vibrant Downtown culture. There are also art galleries, restaurants, and boutique stores. Always seeking volunteers.
    103 North Main Street
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Visit the website (www.icefestpa.com) to see the schedule of the events or volunteer needs.
    County of Berks
    Veteran Treatment Court and Veteran Mentor Program


    Veterans Treatment Court is designated as a Problem-Solving Court- designated to serve only U.S. military veterans, National Guardsmen, and Reservists. Targeted population served is primarily combat veterans, who may or may not suffer with post-traumatic stress and/or TBI (traumatic-brain injury) and/or addiction problems. Primary goals: helping participating veterans access therapeutic care, VA benefits and services, comply with legal requirements of VTC, and lead productive, law-abiding lives. Team approach to assisting participants in a person-centered manner.



    Volunteer mentors vital component to VTC programming. Mentors are trained volunteer U.S. service veterans who provide support, guidance, insight and hope to fellow veterans who have become involved with the criminal justice system. Mentors lend an ear, act as a sounding board, and provide guidance from a perspective only a veteran can do. Mentors link their mentees to a plethora of community and veteran resources, as needed. Mentors serve as a liaison and advocate for veterans involved with the local court system. Mentors attempt to help fellow military veterans get their lives back on track, receive needed therapeutic services, access VA benefits and services, and comply with all legal requirements of the Veterans Treatment Court.
    633 Court Street
    Reading, PA 19601
    Eligibility: To become a mentor, must be a veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces, including National Guard and Reserves, with a DD214 showing an honorable discharge. Open to any age, sex, race, ethnicity, etc.
    Hours: Monday through Friday,

    8:00am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm

    (Closed, 12:00pm to 1:00pm)
    Courts and Criminal Justice, York County Government
    Court Appointed Special Advocate Program
    Recruits, screens, trains and supervises volunteer advocates who are then appointed by the Juvenile Judge to advocate for the best interests of abused and/or neglected children. The program strives to help move children more quickly through the court system to safe, permanent placements.

    SERVICES MAY INCLUDE:
  • Advocates for abused and/or neglected children involved in dependency court proceedings
    • Independently investigates facts of the case for the court
    • Makes recommendations to the court based on case facts and information gathered
    • Monitors court orders to ensure services are provided to and utilized by the child and family
    • Attends all meetings and court proceedings
  • 45 North George Street, 4th floor
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Program: Juveniles who are dependent as a result of abuse and/or neglect Volunteer: opportunities open to anyone over the age of 21. Willing to commit to 12-24 months of volunteering
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Cray Youth and Family Services
    1-to-1 Mentoring
    Offers a volunteer program that matches adult mentors with at-risk youth between the ages of 6 and 18, many of whom reside in single parent households.
    44 South Beaver Street
    New Castle, PA 16101
    Eligibility: Children and/or adolescents from age 6 to age 16
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Cray Youth and Family Services
    Volunteer to Mentor
    Offers adults or high school students volunteer opportunits to be a mentor for an at-risk youth.
    44 South Beaver Street
    New Castle, PA 16101
    Eligibility: High school students or adults age 18 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Crispus Attucks York
    Early Learning Center
    Provides education-based services for children ages 3 months to 12 years. Before and after-school care are provided. Transportation available to Jackson, McKinley, Hannah Penn, Lincoln Charter, York Academy, and Logos Academy. Offers volunteer opportunities for donations and special projects.
    50 East Boundary Avenue
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Children from age 3 to age 12.
    Subsidized childcare is offered for eligible working parents.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 5:30pm and Pre-K Counts 8:30am to noon; Lunch included
    Cumberland County Adult Reentry Program CCARP
    Adult Reentry Program (CCARP)
    Provides human and social services relating to an individuals’ basic needs and addressing the barriers to succeeding upon reentering the community following their release from jail.
    37 East High Street
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    Eligibility: Criminal justice involved individuals who are residents of Cumberland County.
    Hours: By appointment
    Cumberland County Aging & Community Services
    Volunteer Opportunity
    Offers APPRISE Medicare Counseling and Ombudsman volunteer opportunities.
    1100 Claremont Road
    Carlisle, PA 17015
    Eligibility: Adults age18 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Cumberland County CASA Program
    Volunteer Program
    To act as an advocate in accordance with PA Juvenile Act (title 42 Act PA C.S. sec. 6301 et.seq.), for children who come to the attention of the court primarily as a result of abuse and/or neglect
    1 Courthouse Square
    Suite 306
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    Eligibility: Must be at least 21 years old. Must be able to successfully complete screening requirements
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter
    Animal Shelter
    Protects, shelter and adopt homeless animals. Assists in returning lost pets to their owners, place adoptable pets with responsible owners, aid in the prevention of cruelty and neglect to animals through educational effort, and legal citations as necessary.
    5051 Letterkenny Road West
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 12:00pm to 4:00pm
    Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter
    Thrift Store

    Sells a wide variety of merchandises, which includes men's, women's and children's clothings, shoes, handbags, hats, gloves, jewelry and books; household supplies like dishes, cookware, utensils, small appliances, bedding, lamps and rugs; collectibles, collections and antiques; decorating items like mirrors, pictures, paintings, flower arrangements, knickknacks; and furnitures.
    66 South Main Street
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance
    Community Awareness and Fundraising Activities
    Provides volunteer opportunities at organized events and fundraising activities to promote public awareness of breast cancer.
    334 Leedy Way East
    Chambersburg, PA 17202
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 7:00pm
    Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Provides the following meaningful volunteer opportunities for people of all ages to serve others and their community:
    - PA MEDI State Health Insurance Program
    - Home Delivered Meals
    - Senior Center Programs
    - Transportation Services
    - Ombudsman
    2 South Second Street
    Dauphin County Administration Building,
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
    Eligibility: Anyone
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Delaware County Office of Services for the Aging
    Delaware County Office of Services for the Aging - Foster Grandparent
    Provides volunteer opportunities for individuals age 55 and older to mentor and tutor disadvantaged or disabled youth in a classroom setting, such as daycare centers, Head Start centers, and schools.
    1510 Chester Pike
    Suite 250
    Eddystone, PA 19022
    Eligibility: Age 55 years or older.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Domestic Violence Intervention of Lebanon County
    Domestic Violence Intervention
    Provides information and referral services, crisis intervention, and supportive services including shelter, bed and bath, cooking facilities, food, counseling (residential and non-residential), legal advocacy, assistance with Protection From Abuse orders, and public education.
    PO Box 42
    Lebanon, PA 17042
    Eligibility:
    • Victims of domestic violence and their dependent children
    • Residents of Lebanon County
    Hours: 24/7
    Dress For Success - South Central Pennsylvania
    Volunteer Opportunity
    Depends on the support of the community to deliver our programs and services to women who are making an effort to change their lives and become self-sufficient and economically independent.
    Always seeking volunteers in various capacities.
    29 South 10th Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Call for information
    Endless Mountains Habitat for Humanity
    Habitat for Humanity
    Offers to work in partnership with low income individuals to build and renovate affordable housing.
    Confidential Address
    Eligibility: Low income
    Eos Therapeutic Riding Center
    Therapeutic Riding Center
    Provides equestrian therapeutic riding sessions tailored to meet the needs and abilities of the rider. Offers an indoor riding arena, outside wooded trail, and trailriding for blind riders with brail plaques. Also participates in the Hoofbeats and Hearts for Veterans program featuring the Monty Roberts Natural Horsemanship join-up. Volunteer opportunies available.
    288 Dahl Road
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    Eligibility:
    • Serves children, adults, and veterans with special needs
    • Must be approved by physician for participation
    Hours: April through first week in November, Monday though Thursday, 11:00am to 8:00pm; Friday, 12:00pm to 6:00pm
    No riding offered: June 30 through July 23; September during Bloomsburg Fair week
    Ephrata Area Social Services
    Holiday Exchange Program
    Coordinates the exchange of gifts in the Ephrata and Cocalico region. Churches, businesses, organizations, and individuals donate gifts to families who have signed up for the program.
    227 North State Street
    Ephrata, PA 17522
    Eligibility: Families with children ages 16 and under that are in need of some additional assistance at the holidays; Anyone interested in adopting a family please contact Ephrata Area Social Services.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Erie City Mission
    Erie City Mission - Main Headquarters - Bonkers for Jesus
    Multiple week-long camps and workshops.Provide learning through engaging art, academic and athletic experiences that are paired with spiritual formation.
    1017 French Street
    Erie, PA 16501
    Eligibility: Erie urban youth, grades 3 through 8
    Hours: Call or visit website for more information.
    Erie Family Center
    Erie Family Center
    Features many programs that provide materials, support, and
    guidance to individuals and their families to assist them in daily life. Some programs include: Parents as Teachers (PAT), Fatherhood/Motherhood Support Initiatives, and Diaper Depot (Diaper Distribution). Accessible building and bilingual staff are available.
    606 Raspberry Street
    Erie, PA 16502
    Eligibility: Erie Family Center programs have no income eligibility requirements for expecting parents, mothers and/or fathers with children ages birth to 5, mothers and/ or fathers under the age of 18, Kinship/Foster families to be Erie County residents.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Factory Ministries
    Factory Market
    Provides food for Pequea Valley community members experiencing food insecurity. The market is designed to make sure that everyone knows that they deserve a dignified shopping experience.
    3293 Lincoln Highway East
    Paradise, PA 17562
    Eligibility: Those at, below or around 200% of the poverty level
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:30pm
    All times by appointment only
    Fair Housing Partnership of Greater Pittsburgh
    Testing Volunteers
    Requires objective reviews of housing or housing-related services for quality, content, and quantity of information and services. Volunteers are compensated as testers and trained under the methodologies approved by The Department of Housing and Development.
    2840 Liberty Avenue
    Suite 205
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Eligibility: Adults age 18 and older.
    Fairbrook United Methodist Church
    Helping Hands Ministry
    Matches volunteers with around-the-house needs of anyone in the community - minor repairs, maintenance and physically challenging tasks. Rides to appointments may also be scheduled.
    4201 West Whitehall Road
    Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865
    Eligibility: Must have Pennsylvania Furnace or Pine Grove Mills postal address
    Hours: Hours Vary
    Faith Centre
    Volunteering
    Opportunities to volunteer for Faith Centre's thrift store, boutique, and coffee corner.
    110 West High Street
    Bellefonte, PA 16823
    Families First
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Families First provides service, programs, resources, and an environment in which family members in the Pen Argyl Area School District are assisted towards a better quality of life.

    Volunteer opportunities are available.
    1620 Teels Road
    Pen Argyl, PA 18072
    Eligibility: Individuals and families residing within the Pen Argyl School District
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm; Evenings by appointment.
    Family Promise of Lycoming County
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Offers Volunteer opportunities available for community members to assist with meal preparation, drivers (using company vehicles), overnight supervision (sleeping), food pantry stocking, clothing closet supervision, moving new families into homes, and secretarial and office assistance.
    635 Hepburn Street
    Williamsport, PA 17701
    Eligibility: Community members who would like to volunteer.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Family Services of Montgomery County
    Project HEARTH Volunteer Services
    PROJECT HEARTH (Helping Elderly Adults Remain in Their Homes) provides senior adults who are healthy enough to remain independent in their homes with support services, including:
    • Professional in-home counseling

    • Errand and transportation services

    • Light home repairs, and

    • Friendly visits or phone calls



    The IN-HOME COUNSELING component of PROJECT HEARTH addresses symptoms of depression and anxiety, grief and loss, complicated family dynamics, trauma, compulsive behaviors, family support around dementia and provides empathic support around loss of mobility, functioning and participation in society.

    Through the TELEPHONE REASSURANCE PROGRAM participating older adults receive scheduled, weekday phone calls from caring, trained volunteers. These courtesy calls ensure the safety and well-being of senior residents throughout Montgomery County.
    1976 East High Street
    Pottstown, PA 19464
    Eligibility: Older adults, age 60+, who live in Montgomery County
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Family Services of NW PA
    Big Brothers Big Sisters
    Evidence-based mentoring program that helps children realize their potential and build their futures by creating and supporting one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

    The program provides adult role models to young children in the community.

    Volunteers are matched through common interests in hopes that the volunteer is able to enhance the child's life as well as broaden their horizons. Volunteers are trained to look for teachable moments to develop social, academic, physical skills as well as introduce new hobbies, cultural, recreational, and environmental experiences.
    18360 Technology Drive
    Suite 200
    Meadville, PA 16335
    Eligibility: CHILD ELIGIBILITY: Children between the ages of 6 and 13, in predominantly low-income families living with only one parental figure and reside in economically depressed areas of the city and county. Children exhibiting severe behavioral or emotional problems or developmental delays may not be appropriate for service if their difficulties prevent them from forming a positive connection with a mentor.

    VOLUNTEER ELIGIBILITY: Anyone over the age of 18 in Erie or Western Crawford County can become a volunteer mentor. Volunteers must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and car insurance; be able to commit to at least one year as a volunteer; complete the application, assessment, and training process; and successfully obtain criminal background and child safety clearances.
    Hours: Hours may vary depending on location
    Family Services of NW PA
    Big Brothers Big Sisters
    Evidence-based mentoring program that helps children realize their potential and build their futures by creating and supporting one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

    The program provides adult role models to young children in the community.

    Volunteers are matched through common interests in hopes that the volunteer is able to enhance the child's life as well as broaden their horizons. Volunteers are trained to look for teachable moments to develop social, academic, physical skills as well as introduce new hobbies, cultural, recreational, and environmental experiences.
    5100 Peach Street
    Second Floor
    Erie, PA 16509
    Eligibility: CHILD ELIGIBILITY: Children between the ages of 6 and 13, in predominantly low-income families living with only one parental figure and reside in economically depressed areas of the city and county. Children exhibiting severe behavioral or emotional problems or developmental delays may not be appropriate for service if their difficulties prevent them from forming a positive connection with a mentor.

    VOLUNTEER ELIGIBILITY: Anyone over the age of 18 in Erie or Western Crawford County can become a volunteer mentor. Volunteers must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and car insurance; be able to commit to at least one year as a volunteer; complete the application, assessment, and training process; and successfully obtain criminal background and child safety clearances.
    Hours: Hours may vary depending on location
    Favors Forward Foundation
    Favors Forward Foundation Services
    Provides a network of volunteers uniting their time, talents heling those facing life-changing hardships such as hardships of a job loss, disability, illness, death in the family, domestic violence, separation, divorce, lack of a support system, natural disaster, military service, and more helping those in Lycoming County. Note: Clients do complete a contract that they will "Pay it Forward" once they are back on their feet and are able to do so.
    240 Winter Street
    South Williamsport, PA 17702
    Eligibility: Residents of Lycoming County facing a life-changing hardship that are not receiving ongoing assistance from other agencies/organizations.
    Hours: No set hours
    Fayette County Bureau of Elections
    Election Information and Voter Registration
    Conducts the Primary and General elections and the Voter Registration process.

    22 East Main Street
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    Eligibility: Individuals who are seeking election information and registration.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Fayette Friends of Animals
    Animal Shelter and Adoption
    Provides temporary shelter to stray, abandoned, and surrendered animals for the purpose of finding them permanent homes. Offers anmal adoption, surrender, and spay/ neuter services. Shelter depends on volunteers to keep the shelter running and the animals living in a humane environment.
    223 Searights Herbert Road
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    Eligibility: Adults age 21 and older
    Hours: Monday through Wednesday, and Friday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm; Saturday and Sunday, 12:00pm to 5:00pm
    Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
    Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
    Leads the effort to prepare the nation for all hazards and effectively manage federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. Initiates proactive mitigation activities, trains first responders and manages the National Flood Insurance Program.
    • Get disaster information
    • Plan ahead
    • Apply for assistance
    • Recover and Rebuild
    500 C Street SW
    Washington, DC 20472
    Eligibility: No limitations
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 6:30pm
    First Presbyterian Church of Sunbury
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Offers volunteer opportunities to help with the weekly food preparation and serving for Elijah's Bowl.
    238 Market Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Saturday, 9:00am to noon
    Flenniken Public Library
    Library Services
    Provides library services including computer access, books, DVDs, movies, tutoring, summer reading, language learning software, car repair manuals, and more.
    102 East George Street
    Carmichaels, PA 15320
    Eligibility: Residents of Greene County
    Hours: Monday and Wednesday, 10:00am to 6:00pm; Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am to 8:00pm; Friday and Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    Food Connect
    Food App
    A free app designed to make it fast, simple, and safe for you to donate your surplus food in real time to a local shelter. Donations are tax deductible.

    Eligibility: Restaurants, food retailers and caterers only
    For The Cause
    Fundraising Events
    Hosts several events throughout the year; Associated celebrations encourage community. Each event assists in funding youth programming as well as various civic community projects.
    1130 6th Avenue
    Suite A
    Berwick, PA 18603
    Eligibility: Participation in and volunteering for these events is open to the public.
    Hours: Scheduled events vary.
    Forgiven Ministries
    Community Service Work Program
    Offers a Work project for ex-offenders and parolees.
    2820 West 23rd Street
    box 9
    Erie, PA 16506
    Eligibility: Adults 18 and older
    Hours: Irregular - call for details
    Fork Over Love
    Community Meal Program
    Purchases dinners from local restaurants for free distribution to nearby neighborhoods. Limited delivery available.
    345 Market Street
    Kingston, PA 18704
    Eligibility: Residents of Luzerne County
    Hours: Irregular - call or visit website for details.
    Franklin County Government
    Volunteer Opportunities
    A variety of opportunities are available to persons willing to give their time. Volunteers are needed to deliver meals, make visits to individuals in the community and at facilities (Ombudsman volunteer), assist seniors with insurance questions (trained APPRISE volunteer), assist at senior activity centers, and be members in the agency's Advisory Council.
    600 Norland Avenue
    Suite 11
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: Anyone interested in volunteering their time and services.
    Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Free Store 15104
    Volunteer Time
    Recruits and trains volunteers to staff the Free Store.
    420 Braddock Avenue
    Braddock, PA 15104
    Eligibility: No restrictions. Groups welcome for some tasks.
    Hours:
    Text/Phone: Monday through Friday, 11:00am to 7:00pm

    Store Hours:
    Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00am to 1:00pm

    Saturday, 10:00am to 12:00pm
    Friend Inc. Community Services
    Noble Street Food and Pet Pantry
    Provides a client choice food pantry to food insecure individuals and families and their pets.

    Volunteer opportunities available.
    658D Noble Street
    Kutztown, PA 19530
    Eligibility: Anyone at or under 150% of poverty
    Hours: Click here for pantry hours
    Food also available on an emergency basis.
    Funeral Consumers Alliance of Western Pennsylvania
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Provides opportunities to volunteer in positions including: board members, database coordinators, funeral home liaison, fundraising, legislative affairs, marketing and PR, newsletter and publications, program manager, speakers bureau, volunteer recruiters, and webmasters.
    PO Box 8974
    Pittsburgh, PA 15221
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions.
    Hours: Irregular - call for details; board meets every other month.
    Germantown Avenue Crisis Ministry
    Emergency Food Cupboard
    Distributes packages of perishable and non-perishable items on a first-come, first-served basis. Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets available during holiday period. The Healthy Alternative Voucher (HAV) Program provides $10 vouchers redeemable at a local vendor. Vouchers are restricted to purchasing fruits, vegetables, milk, and eggs.
    35 West Chelten Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    Eligibility: Residents of Northwest Philadelphia zip codes 19118,19119, 19126, 19138, 19144, 19150.
    Hours: Thursday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
    Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Offers a variety of volunteer opportunities to help Girl Scouts explore unique interests and unlock their potential.
    330 Manor Road
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    Eligibility: Adults age 18 and older
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Glade Run Lutheran Services
    Butler Outpatient Office
    Provides enhanced behavioral health treatment services to children and individuals up to age 18 who have a mental health diagnosis and/or Autism Spectrum Disorder. Services can be provided in the child's home, community, or school. Family supportive services and counseling.
    125 West New Castle Street
    Butler, PA 16001
    Eligibility: Serves Butler County residents up to age 18.
    Golden Rule Love
    Volunteer Opportunties
    Volunteers are needed for a variety of service needs including transportation to appointments, running errands, home repairs and and maintenance, and companionship.
    102 Lower Market Street
    Milton, PA 17847
    Eligibility: All are welcomed to volunteer.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 11:30am
    Grace Covenant Community Church
    Thrift Store Volunteers
    Volunteers are needed to assist with sorting clothing and household goods.
    1 East Market Street
    Middleburg, PA 17842
    Eligibility: Welcomes all volunteers.
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    Grace Lutheran Church of State College
    Food Distribution
    The church parking lot is a food distribution point in partnership with the YMCA of Centre County's anti-hunger program. Provides shelf-stable food as well as fresh fruits and vegetables for those in need.
    205 South Garner Street
    State College, PA 16801
    Eligibility: This is a community-based program open to anyone without advance registration or qualification.
    Hours: The 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month from 4:30pm to 6:00pm (or until food runs out).
    Greater Erie Community Action Committee
    Foster Grandparent Program
    Foster Grandparents are role models, mentors, and tutors to at-risk children in an educational setting. The program provides a way for volunteers to stay active by serving children and youth in their communities.
    All one needs to join is the ability to give the kind of comfort and love that sets a child on the path toward a successful future. If individuals are 55 or older and want to share their experience and compassion, then they have what it takes to be a Foster Grandparent. GECAC will provide a stipend or other benefits that enable individuals to participate as Foster Grandparents without cost to themselves
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    18 West 9th Street
    Erie, PA 16501
    Eligibility: Be age 55+
    * Live in Erie County
    * Can serve between 5 to 40 hours a week
    * The family income is within 200% of federal poverty guidelines
    * Complete criminal background checks
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Greater Susquehanna Valley YMCA
    Volunteer Opportunities
    Community members with extra time and an interest in becoming a YMCA volunteer, should contact the organization. Volunteers will be matched to assist in an area of their interest; as well as an area that fits into their scheduled availability.
    1150 North 4th Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    Greene County Human Services
    Housing Program
    Provides compreheneivse housing services to individuals encountering homelessness.
    19 South Washington Street
    Fort Jackson Building, 3rd Floor
    Waynesburg, PA 15370
    Eligibility: Experiencing homelessness
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Greystone Manor Therapeutic Riding Center
    Equestrian Therapy
    Provides equine-assisted activities to children and adults with special needs in Lancaster, offers horseback riding lessons, and monthly unmounted clinic series for individuals who want to learn more about horses from the ground level, also offers school programs, for youth and adults

    1063 Hartman Station Road
    Lancaster, PA 17601
    Eligibility: Children and adults with mental and/or physical disabilities
    Summer programs for youth; ages 14 years and younger
    See website, for who is a typical GMTRC student, https://greystonemanortrc.org/faq
    Hours: Varies
    Growing Old Together
    In-Home Assistance
    Provides both the practical means and social connections for older adults to live independently in their own homes. Services include transportation to medical appointments, errands, and shopping; social and cultural events; light home maintenance and gardening; respite and social visits; and technology troubleshooting. Limited to two services per week.
    830 Main Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Eligibility:
    • Adults age 60 and older
    • Residents of Pike and Wayne counties
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.
    212 Outlet Way
    Warehouse Outlet Center
    Greensburg, PA 15601
    Eligibility: Open to all.
    Hours: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday,
    10:00am to 5:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.
    106 South Jefferson Street
    Kittanning, PA 16201
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.
    47 Bridge Street
    Beaver Falls, PA 15010
    Eligibility: Open to all.
    Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 9:30am to 3:30pm
    Saturday, 8:00am to 2:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Volunteer Services
    Volunteers are needed to work at our various job sites RIGHT NOW! Seeking groups of individuals to volunteer to work on a regular basis (once a quarter) - or one time only! Each donation is important and greatly appreciated - please join the family of volunteers! Download our Information packet.
    47 Bridge Street
    Beaver Falls, PA 15010
    Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 9:30am to 3:30pm
    Saturday, 8:00am to 2:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.
    1001 East Maiden Street
    Washington, PA 15301
    Eligibility: Open to all.
    Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups.
    225 Freeport Street
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    Eligibility: Open to all.
    Hours: Wednesday, 10:00am to 7:00pm
    Thursday through Saturday 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies
    Sells used construction and building materials at low prices, with a focus on home improvement items such as furniture, home accessories, building materials and appliances. Accepts donations and arranges for pick ups. Volunteer opportunities available for individuals and groups.
    1913 Monongahela Avenue
    Swissvale, PA 15218
    Hours: Tuesday through Friday 11:00am to 5:00pm
    Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm
    Habitat for Humanity
    Sweat Equity Program
    Provides an opportunity for veterans to serve locally with other veterans to assist those in need of quality housing. This program invites Veterans and their families to apply for necessary home repairs or modifications including interior and exterior accessibility modifications.
    6435 Frankstown Avenue
    Suite 100
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    Eligibility: Veterans and military families that own and occupy their home. To qualify, families must earn below 80% of Allegheny County’s gross median income.
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County
    Housing
    Provides decent housing in a decent community for those with a need. Must have a steady income and is willing to put in 300 hours of work.
    Confidential Address
    Eligibility: Must have a steady income and is willing to put in 300 hours of work.
    Hours: Varies, Project hours as scheduled.
    Habitat for Humanity Wyoming Valley
    Habitat for Humanity
    Offers to build homes for families in need. Volunteer labor and charitable gifts ensure our homes are affordable to low income families. Family members have sweat equity by assisting with volunteer labor.
    6303 Market Street
    Kingston, PA 18704
    Eligibility: Low income
    Hours: Irregular - call for details
    Habitat for Humanity Wyoming Valley
    Habitat for Humanity ReStore
    Offers a recycling center selling donated new, used and discontinued items.
    421 West Main Street
    Nanticoke, PA 18634
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm
    Hazleton Animal Shelter
    Hazleton Animal Shelter
    Provides an animal shelter, animal adoption, and pet lost and found.
    Cares for and provides shelter to homeless dogs and cats until they are adopted or returned to their owners. Unable to accept owner surrenders
    101 North Popular Street
    Hazleton , PA 18201
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Healthy York County Coalition
    Community Wellness, Education, and Advocacy
    Advocates for policy change, establish programs and services, produce, and distribute educational materials.
    116 South George
    Suite 101
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
    Heavenly Paws Animal Shelter
    Store and Foster Volunteers
    Offers opportunities to volunteer at the rescue. Also accepts donations in the form of pet food, gift cards, or other monetary donations.
    3678 Aldinger Road
    Seven Valleys, PA 17360
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday through Sunday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
    Heidelberg United Church of Christ
    Community Breakfast
    Offers a free community breakfast (pancakes, eggs, and sausage). Breakfast guests leave with a bag of groceries. Volunteers are welcome.
    47 West Philadelphia Street
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Food Pantry: Monthly 4th Saturday, 8:00am
    Church Office: Monday and Thursday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
    Hiland Presbyterian Church
    Backpack Initiative
    Assists West View Elementary families in need of weekend food for their children by providing child-friendly, single-serving snacks and easily prepared meals. Volunteers welcome for packing meals and delivery for at-risk youth. Food donations accepted.
    845 Perry Highway
    Pittsburgh, PA 15229
    Eligibility: West View Elementary Families.
    Hours: Food Delivery on Fridays.
    Food Packing Every Other Week at 7:30pm
    Hillside SPCA
    Animal Shelter
    Provides temporary shelter and care for stray and unwanted animals, offers adoption and placement services, and investigates complaints of animal cruelty and neglect. Spay/neuter assistance also available.
    51 SPCA Road
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday through Sunday, 11:00am to 3:00pm; Wednesday, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm